The Iris Prize Festival is supported by the Welsh Government through the major events unit, which aims to support organisations by building a sustainable event that will enhance the Welsh brand.
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Cardiff University is the leading University in Wales and we are proud to be supported by them as a tier one sponsor in order to attract a wider audience for the festival and increase diversity awareness through the University.
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The British Film Institute promotes understanding and appreciation of film and television heritage and culture. Established in 1933, the BFI runs a range of activities and services including Film & TV Heritage, Exhibition & Distribution, Publishing & Products, and Education & Research.
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Ffilm Cymru Wales is the sole Agency for film in Wales, with a remit to ensure that the economic, cultural and educational aspects of film are effectively represented in Wales, the UK and the world.
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Pinewood Studios Group sponsors the Best British Short Award, the director of Strategy and Communications, Andrew Smith has just announced an increase in sponsorship from £14,000 to £20,000
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Gorilla, Wales’ largest TV facilities group.
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Cineworld Cinemas are committed to supporting film diversity ensuring that cinema-goers can see a broad range of films which include The Hollywood majors and independent productions, Bollywood, festival winners, foreign language films, and the best of British cinema.
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BAFTA Cymru is the national organisation for Wales of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
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Buzz is South Wales what’s on guide!
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The Park Inn Cardiff City Centre hotel is situated just minutes from the major transport links and in the heart of the city centre. The hotel offers 146 spacious guest rooms with excellent amenities, a vibrant RBG restaurant, a ballroom and six...
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Creo are a Cardiff based creative agency specialising in Web Design and Development, Brand Design, and Strategy.
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Pride Cymru is Wales’ largest celebration of equality and diversity, and have been holding pride events in Cardiff for over 15 years.
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Attitude is the UK’s leading online gay magazine and we’re delighted that they are joining Iris as media partners.
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DIVA Magazine is the best-selling magazine in Europe for Bi and Lesbian women, and we’re thrilled to welcome them as a media partner. DIVA brings the latest in lesbian and bi related celebrity interviews, news, politics, pop culture, style, travel, social issues,...
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Winq is a luxury lifestyle magazine for gay men, and we’re delighted to welcome them to the Iris family as media partners
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Co-op Respect is the Co-operative Group’s LGBT+ staff network. The largest co-operative in the UK, Co-op has a strong commitment to responsible and ethical trading, including being one of the first supermarkets in the UK to chamption Fairtrade, and supporting...
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Cardiff Business Improvement District allows businesses to come together and decide which improvements they feel could be made in their city centre, and also how they will implement these improvements, supporting the local businesses to grow and thrive.
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